Entrepreneurial learning in Bosnia and Herzegovina - Youth in Focus

The Ministry of Civil Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina organized a conference on entrepreneurial learning in Sarajevo on 17 Novemeber 2011 in cooperation with the European Training Foundation and the Agency for development of SMEs of Republika Srpska.

The conference, which also celebrated the Global Entrepreneurship Week, gathered key stakeholders in entrepreneurial learning, both from public and private sectors and was aimed at raising awareness of the contribution of entrepreneurial literacy in education in Bosnia and Herzegovina for fostering competitiveness.

The conference built on existing developments in Bosnia and Herzegovina which form core activities in the creation of a lifelong entrepreneurial learning system and generated new ideas and synergies which will help strenghten the support of both the public and private sectors.

The SEECEL pilot phase was also presented during the conference as a testbed for the sustainabilty of integration of entrepreneurial learning as a key competence and cross-curricular topic in the formal education systems of Bosnia and Herzegovina.